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The goals of different programs toward an Astrophysics major or minor are first summarized. Below you will find more details about courses and requirements.

  • Sample curriculum sequences

  • Minimum prerequisites for astronomy courses

  • Summary of major/minor course requirements

  • Course descriptions - 1997

  • Course descriptions - 1998 (proposed)

  • Summary of electives. An important resource is the list compiled by the Center for Pure and Applied Mathematics in 1996.

    If you want to read the course descriptions, then again go to Online Catalog, then Course Descriptions, then Search by Department Abbreviation, then enter astro and look at Results.

    Read about us in the online catalog listing for the Department . This has information about the Department, the major,1 the honors program in Astronomy, and more.